Dysphagia is a difficulty in swallowing, and this symptom is more common than you may realize. It affects as many as 1 in 25 adults, according to research done by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA). Rehabmart published an article comparing the top e-stim devices for treatment of dysphagia disorders.
I have spent nearly two decades working with patients and families who are affected by dementia. I get asked quite often if it is possible to prevent the development of this disease. I want to answer that question to the best of my ability and based on literature.